Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

News

Misadventures in Journalism - Fun With Press Releases

LAist relies on your reader support, not paywalls.
Freely accessible local news is vital. Please power our reporters and help keep us independent with a donation today.
5b2bbc004488b30009269657-original.jpg

Nicky Nik in all his glory. It sure doesn't get much more funny than a dog biting a man's testicles.

Through the wondrous liberating power of YouTube and MySpace, almost any comedian can now get a TV or movie deal, even if they aren't funny at all.

Enter Nicky Nik, a once struggling comedian turned YouTube sensation known primarily for keeping a potato in his underpants and looking like "a perverted Magnum P.I."